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<em>2015 event showcases hundreds of new boats and on-water fun, ideal winter destination for Southeast boatersem>
ATLANTA, Jan. 7, 2015 –The greatest selection of boats and watercraft in the Southeast will be featured at the Progressive insurance Atlanta Boat Show, Georgia’s premier boating event, at the Georgia World Congress Center Jan. 15 – 18, 2015. The entire family can enjoy special attractions such as the new Robo Surfer- Surfing Simulator and Let’s Go Fishing Center, while discovering deals on hundreds of the latest boats and accessories, making the annual event a one-stop-shop for aquatic adventures, from fishing and sailing to powerboats and pontoons.
“With the passion for boating continuing to grow in Georgia, we’re proud to announce a 15 percent growth in the 2015 Progressive insurance Atlanta Boat Show, as well as new features for all to enjoy, including the Robo Surfer and a special Family Night to launch this year’s show,” said Larry Berryman, show manager. “The ongoing momentum for boating has led to not only an increase in quality time on the water for 89 million Americans, but also contributions to the Georgia economy through 6,000 jobs and almost $400 million in the sales of boats, engines, trailers and accessories for the State in 2013.”
DiSCOVeR the Southeast’s most expansive array of watercraft.
eXPeRieNCe interactive fun and unique activities for the whole family.
GeT SCHOOLeD in new boating and fishing skills.
“every year more Georgians are discovering the joys of life on the water. it’s exciting to see the growth of the boat show, the return of familiar faces, and new boating fans,” Berryman noted. “We have more boats and accessories than ever, making the 2015 show the ideal event for anyone considering buying a boat, whether they’re beginning boaters or have weathered their fair share of waves. This is a great time to leave the chills of winter behind and start thinking of enjoying the summer sun on the water.”
Save $2 by purchasing tickets online before Jan. 15, and receive a complimentary one-year subscription to Cruising World, Outdoor Life, Yachting, Field & Stream or Popular Science. Visit AtlantaBoatShow.com for more information and follow the show on Twitter, Facebook and instagram.
Jan. 10 – 14
A sea of boats will make their way down the streets of Atlanta to dock at the Georgia World Congress Center. This flotilla of fun will make commutes much more scenic.
Jan. 15-18, 2015
Thursday – Friday, Jan. 15-16, 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 17, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Georgia World Congress Center, Hall C
285 Andrew Young international Blvd., NW
Atlanta, GA 30313
Adults 16 and older: $12
Youth 15 and under: FRee (when accompanied by an adult)
Show Office 404-222-5200 (beginning Monday, Jan. 6)
About the Progressive® insurance Atlanta Boat Show: The Progressive® insurance Atlanta Boat Show is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), the world’s largest producer of boat shows and the leading association representing the recreational boating industry. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and anglers throughout the U.S. and Canada. The association is dedicated to industry growth through programs in public policy advocacy, market statistics and research, product quality assurance and promotion of the boating lifestyle. For more information, visit www.nmma.org.
About Progressive: The Progressive Group of insurance Companies makes it easy to understand, buy and use auto insurance. Progressive offers choices so consumers can reach it whenever, wherever and however it’s most convenient—online at progressive.com, by phone at 1-800-PROGReSSiVe, on a mobile device or in-person with a local agent.
Progressive also offers insurance for personal and commercial autos and trucks, motorcycles, boats, recreational vehicles, as well as home insurance through select carriers. it’s the fourth largest auto insurer in the country, the largest seller of motorcycle insurance and a leader in commercial auto insurance. Progressive also offers car insurance online in Australia at http://www.progressiveonline.com.au.
The Common Shares of The Progressive Corporation, the Mayfield Village, Ohio-based holding company, trade publicly at NYSe:PGR.
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